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Ornithologists--Iowa

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Althea R. Sherman collection

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 32792030000404]
Identifier: MS-0462
Scope and Content The collection (1913-1952, undated) primarily contains reprints of published articles written by Althea Sherman. The articles present Sherman's studies on the house wren, sparrow hawk, hummingbirds, bird conservation, and other topics of related interest. Also included is an article by Margaret Morse Nice reflecting on correspondence between Sherman and herself and a copy of Iowa Bird Life (June 1943) containing a thorough biography of Sherman written by Mrs....
Dates: 1913-1952, undated

Erwin E. Klaas papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 9/10/54
Abstract Erwin E. Klaas is a retired professor of animal ecology and wildlife research biologist. He was a member of the faculty at Iowa State University for 25 years and also served as a leader for the Iowa Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit. In addition, Klaas was a wildlife research biologist for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and U.S. Geological Survey for 30 years. His primary research interest was birds with a focus on waterfowl and aquatic birds. This collection contains...
Dates: 1963-2011

Fairfield (Iowa) Bird Club records

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 32792029994963]
Identifier: MS-0386
Abstract The Fairfield (Iowa) Bird Club was organized on March 2, 1933. The first meeting was held at the Fairfield Public Library. Meetings were on a monthly basis, and consisted of informational presentations and discussions about birds, with refreshments served after the presentations. The Club ceased to exist in the mid-1950s. The collection contains calendars, correspondence, financial records, meeting minutes, news clippings, notes, programs, reports, wildlife poster stamp album and stamps, and...
Dates: 1931-1954, undated

Philip A. DuMont papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0153
Scope and Content The collection (1868-1981, undated) documents Philip A. DuMont's private and professional interests in ornithology and conservation through correspondence, research and project files, reports, articles, speeches, photographs, and newspaper clippings. These materials pertain to Iowa ornithology, Iowa conservation, DuMont's work with various conservation organizations, research on birds, and notes on bird collections. The bulk of the collection contains writings and...
Dates: 1868-1981, undated